Loss of Power Steering Fluid From Steering Rack Failure on Buick Park Avenue

The steering rack may fail causing a loss of power steering fluid as a result the steering may become hard to turn.

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Average mileage: 146,525 (90,000–242,977)
15 model years affected: 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, more1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
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Power steering fluid is leaking. My mechanic tells me that it needs a new power steering rack and pinion. Total repair estimate: $862.55.
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hard to turn steering wheel at slow speeds or just when parking.how much does it cost to repair replace\steering rack.
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power steering fluid leaking at rack.
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Sound like. Its out of fiuld
Hard to turn left or right.
rack and pump leaking, recommended replacement at yearly inspection. Car has had several suspension parts replaced between 130,000 and 170,000 including stabilizer links.
Power steering went out completely due to loss of fluid.
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